Clay Hardwick has over a decade of experience as a camera operator, videographer, cinematographer, DP, or any preferred title. He excels in collaborating within small teams to craft distinctive and high-quality video narratives. With a background in crewing for feature films, documentaries, and live broadcasts, Clay has transitioned to working independently as a freelance videographer and video editor in the Chattanooga, TN area. Although he frequently collaborates with producers and directors on their projects, Clay also engages with the public for "one-man-band productions," encompassing small business profiles, event coverage, testimonials, product showcases, music videos, and PSAs. For inquiries regarding questions, rates, or project ideas, interested parties are encouraged to reach out to Clay directly.

Please reach out to Clay directly for any questions, my rates, or project ideas.


Chattanooga, Tennessee

I call East Tennessee home - currently in Chattanooga.

I love to travel near and far. I am available for half day and full day videography and video editing services within two hours drive of home, including Nashville, Knoxville, Atlanta and Birmingham.


I could never do it alone. It takes a solid team to create solid content.
I'm happy to team up with professional video production companies and agencies.


While I often rent additional camera packages, I currently own the following gear.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema 6K Pro
Canon C100 Mk II
Canon 5D Mk II
L Series 4.0 24mm - 105mm Lens
Rokinon Cine Lenses, 24mm, 80mm
Canon 1.8 50mm Lens

Sennheiser G3 Wireless Lav
Shotgun Boom Mic w/ Pole
Wired Lav Mics (3)
Andycine A6+ Touch Monitor 5.5"
Marshall HDMI Monitor 6.5"

Neewer LED Light Kit (w/ Batteries)
30″ Slider / C-stand / Tripods